Period
to 22 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 22 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Citrix
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 19 41
Rank change year-on-year -40 +22 +21
Contract jobs citing Citrix 23 44 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.73% 7.18% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 5.42% 16.24% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 11
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £203 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.73% -57.26% +34.75%
10th Percentile £288 £175 £313
90th Percentile £463 £390 £506
South Wales median daily rate £370 £230 £431
% change year-on-year +60.77% -46.67% +19.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Cardiff median hourly rate £11.17 £11.17 £11.17
South Wales median hourly rate £11.17 £11.17 £11.17

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cardiff.

All Vendors
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 424 271 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 50.24% 44.21% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 191 156
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.73% +15.46%
10th Percentile £281 £175 £211
90th Percentile £603 £475 £550
South Wales median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £11.50 £18.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.84% +32.14% -12.12%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £32.02 £23.85 £29.15
South Wales median hourly rate £12.25 £18.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year -33.78% +34.55% -31.25%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Cardiff

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Cardiff

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Cardiff over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Cardiff

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
4 11 (47.83%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) XenApp
5 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) SCCM
7 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
8 6 (26.09%) ITIL
9 5 (21.74%) MCSE
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
10 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (13.04%) SCOM
11 3 (13.04%) Ivanti
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (13.04%) MSI
11 3 (13.04%) InstallShield
11 3 (13.04%) SQL
11 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineering
12 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
12 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
12 2 (8.70%) Application Discovery

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) InstallShield
1 3 (13.04%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) AdminStudio
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) IT Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support
6 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Application Discovery
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security
4 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
4 2 (8.70%) Release Management
4 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) XenApp
3 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Packer
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
4 3 (13.04%) Ivanti
5 2 (8.70%) Veeam